Gender: Female Meaning of Aretha: "virtuous" Origin of Aretha: Greek

Aretha Origin and Meaning

The name Aretha is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "virtuous".

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QueenieGuldbaek Says:



Fatima Says:


Aretha is great name. And a great way to honor The Greatest Entertainer of all Time Aretha Franklin!!!!!

JazzieJonez Says:


It's my grandma's name. She's the most important person in my family so I have the utmost respect for Aretha

brooke513 Says:


Sounds too much like urethra